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Meet the Team

Meet Stoic Beauty's team and contractors. From all walks of life and backgrounds we come together with a passion to help our customers and take care of the planet. 

 

PRIMARY TEAM

Image of Stoic's Co-Founder Maria Wodzinska in a moody space. Wearing a black turtleneck top and black evening jacket. Her blonde hair is to the left side of her face.

Maria Wodzinska

Co-Founder and Operations Director 

Maria, Co-Founder and Operations Director created Stoic Beauty in 2020, with the goal of a sustainable water-safe beauty brand that supports folks in their wellness and skincare goals. This brand is a love letter to her family and mother, the master chemist and genius formulator. Born in Spain and raised in Boston and Toronto. 

 

Image of Stoic's Co-Founder Jolanta Wodzinska PhD in a moody space. Wearing a black top, black evening jacket, and jacket. Her red bob cut is neat and parted on the right side.

Jolanta Wodzinska PhD

Co-Founder and Head of Formulation

Jolanta Wodzinska, Co-Founder and Head of Formulation was born in Poland, leaving for Spain in the 80's with her husband Stefan Wodzinski. She received her Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the University of Toronto and has over twenty years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Her expertise includes drug discovery and preclinical evaluation, pharmacology, pharmacokinetics and drug metabolism, protein chemistry and bioconjugation.

Image of Stoic's Elizabeth in a moody space. Wearing a black knit dress and chunky wood necklace. Her hair is parted on either side of her face.

Elizabeth Colleran

Communications and Community

Elizabeth grew up in Toronto, Ontario, attending X University (formerly R*erson University). With a deep interest in global business and communications, Elizabeth continues with Stoic and parent company Acanthus Research to create and implement meaningful collaborations and introduce innovative products to market.

 

 

 

 

CONTRACTED TEAM

Amelia McCarthy Blaine

Lab Technician 

Amelia was born and raised in Toronto, and has worked as Lab Technician for Stoic Beauty since early 2021. With a background in the arts, Amelia strives to imbue their formulation process with creativity and artistry.

 

 

Erin McCluskey

Illustration 

Erin is an artist working in Toronto, Canada. With a background in Illustration and Theatre, she creates images that exist on paper, walls, objects, spaces, and stages. Erin is interested in using imagery as an opportunity to explore the world.

 

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